Collectors of pre-war baseball issues shouldn’t overlook postcards. Why love them? Let us count the ways.
Modern Sports Card News
He’s not in the majors yet but the day is coming. A look at the earliest baseball cards of White Sox prospect Eloy Jimenez including an auction hot list.
“Strongsville” has been a favorite destination of sports collectors who prefer vintage material.
Sometimes a catalog auction isn’t enough. Goldin Auctions is now running internet only auctions, with the first event already underway.
Sports Memorabilia News
A jersey worn MVP LeBron James becomes the second most expensive All-Star shirt ever sold through NBA Auctions.
Around the Hobby
Heritage Auctions will offer what is believed to be the only complete 1928 Star Player Candy set when its next catalog arrives later this month.
The Super Bowl champs–minus Nick Foles– pack ’em in while collectors descend on shops for National Hockey Card Day. Shohei Ohtani’s Heritage autos soar and Aaron Judge makes some fans happy in Florida.
- Notes: Summit in Dallas; Stories Behind the Big Sales; Nashville Show Video
- Notes: MHCC Auction; Cost for Orr to Sign Rookie Card Skyrockets; Giannis OK with Autograph Sellers
- Did You Know? 1975 Hostess Yaz Also Has Variation
- Notes: Latest on Manning Case; High Powered Brady Cards; New Eagles Set Coming
What’s Hot in the Shop
Mike’s back from three hobby gatherings and says shops are having no trouble selling new sports card releases. The problem is restocking at a reasonable price once they sell out.